WEB EXCLUSIVE: Gone too soon, Daniel's story
A local father who lost his son to addiction is working to make a change. Scott Weidle is working to increase treatment and give those who suffer from addiction more options. His son, Daniel, lost his battle with heroin addiction on December 26, 2015 after overdosing.
The 30-year-old's father says his son's death could have been prevented,but he was denied access to medication that could have saved his life. Scott Weidle has started a grassroots campaign to reform how addiction is treated.
Watch: Daniel's story and his father's fight to change the way addiction is treated.
Learn more about Daniel and his family's fight for others suffering from addiction here.